James A. Plaisted, Esq. has decades of experience as a criminal defense attorney, civil litigator, and prosecutor. He has argued successfully before the United States Supreme Court, the New Jersey Supreme Court, and other Appellate Courts in New York and New Jersey, and has handled over 40 appeals to the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.
Jim has defended numerous corporate officers in federal and state cases involving tax allegations, securities allegations, bank misapplication, environmental offenses and fraud charges.
He has handled civil and criminal Clean Water Act and other environmental cases in both federal courts and state courts for Exxon Mobil, international shipping companies and other corporations.
Johnson & Johnson, Novacare and BioMet have utilized Mr. Plaisted to represent various officers and sales agents, including the former presidents of Ortho Pharmaceuticals and Janssen Pharmaceuticals, in Food and Drug Administration related matters.
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21 Main Street, Suite 200
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601
Chamber Contact: James A. Plaisted, Partner